O.Henry is known for writing stories with unexpected twists and turns. use details from the ransom of red chief to explain how the story illustrates this description.

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In terms of plot twists and turns, "The Ransom of Red Chief" begins with an unexpected narrator: a man who confesses to being the kidnapper of a child. The person speaking would generally not be thought of as a character for whom sympathy could be built, but in a humorous way, that is exactly what happens. Another way to look at it could be that criminals don't often get the punishment people think that they deserve, and yet the perpetrators in this crime do, in a wholly unexpected way.

The ten-year-old boy who is kidnapped from one of the town of Summit's most prominent...

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